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DPS to Host Annual BBQ for Champions on April 17

Festive event raises funds for Special Olympics Arizona

Monday, April 14, 2014 -

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Phoenix —The 2014 DPS BBQ for Champions will be held April 17, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., within the north parking lot of the DPS headquarters building located at 2102 West Encanto Blvd in Phoenix.

The DPS family invites you, along with your friends and family members, to attend the BBQ that raises funds for Special Olympics Arizona and its inspiring athletes.

In addition to a great lunch, which will be catered by Honey Bears BBQ, the event will showcase some of DPS’s specialty units such as the Bomb Squad, SWAT Team, Canine Unit, Motorcycle District, Haz-Mat Team and the Air Rescue Helicopter.

The event will also feature a variety of live entertainment and the opportunity to win a wide array of fun prizes that will be raffled off during the event.

Media: please respond to if you are interested in covering the BBQ.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety is a state-level law enforcement agency whose mission is to protect human life and property by enforcing state laws, deterring criminal activity and providing vital support to the State of Arizona and its citizens.